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Hot Hits

Rosanne Cash & Band

Strathmore
Fri. Mar 1
Cash’s upcoming release, She Remembers Everything, is highly anticipated follow-up to her triple Grammy winning masterpiece The River and the Thread.

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour: featuring Cécile McLorin Salvant & Christian Sands

Strathmore
Thu. Mar 21
Cécile McLorin Salvant makes her triumphant return under the banner of the legendary Monterey Jazz Festival.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Strathmore
Fri. Feb 8
With an infectious sense of joy, Ladysmith Black Mambazo spreads a message of peace, hope, and love at every concert through melody and dance.

Farruquito

Strathmore
Thu. Feb 21
Hailed as the greatest flamenco dancer of the century by The New York Times, this powerhouse performer is heir to the most renowned Gypsy flamenco dynasty.

Confection

Folger Shakespeare Library
Mar. 4 – 24
Third Rail Projects’ newest immersive experience, Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience.

Rain: A Tribute To The Beatles

Strathmore
Sat. Mar 2
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of Abbey Road, RAIN will bring the greatest hits to life in addition to all your early favorites.

Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant

Strathmore
Wed. Apr 24
The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Tribute & Celebration

Strathmore
Mon. Jan 21
Montgomery County celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King’s life through dialogue, presentations, music, and theatrical performances.

Judy Garland: A Star is Born

Signature Theatre
Jan. 18 – 26
A cast of Signature favorites sings some of her most famous songs including “Over the Rainbow,” “Get Happy” and “The Man That Got Away” along with lesser known gems in a tribute to one of Hollywood’s brightest stars.

Matthew Bourne's New Adventures: Cinderella

The Kennedy Center
Jan. 18 – 20
Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures return with one of its most popular and beloved productions, Cinderella—a thrilling twist on the classic fairy tale.

Secrets & Illusions - Master Illusionist Ivan Amodei

GW Lisner Auditorium
Thu. Feb 14
Join master illusionist Ivan Amodei on an epic journey to discover the secrets of life in his brand new stage show Secrets & Illusions.

Little Red and the Renegades – First Fridays: Groovin’ On the Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Feb 1
This is party music, best served with good friends, food and drink, and lots of dancing.

Spotlights

Living the Dream, Singing the Dream

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Feb 17

Kronos Quartet

Sixth & I
Sat. Mar 2

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Feb 13

Leon Fleisher & Friends

The Kennedy Center
Sat. Feb 9

Anoushka Shankar

Sixth & I
Sat. Mar 23

Nell Gwynn

Folger Theatre
Jan. 29 – Mar. 10

Marcus Johnson

AMP by Strathmore
Sat. Feb 2

First Chefs: Fame and Foodways from Britain to the Americas

Folger Shakespeare Library
Jan. 19 – Mar. 31

Sir András Schiff, piano

Strathmore
Tue. Mar 5
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